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Author Pak, G. Sujin, 1971- author

Title The reformation of prophecy : early modern interpretations of the prophet and Old Testament prophecy / Grace Sujin Pak
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2018
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Series Oxford studies in historical theology
Oxford studies in historical theology
Contents Prophecy and the priesthood of all believers -- Prophecy and the radicals: re-thinking prophecy and the prophet contra the radicals -- Prophecy and the pastoral office: Luther and Zwingli -- Prophecy and the teaching office: Bullinger and Calvin -- The prophet, prophecy, and the pastoral office in the next generation -- Old Testament prophecy and Protestant conceptions of sacred history -- Later Lutheran, Swiss Reformed, and Calvinist readings of sacred history in the Old Testament prophets -- Christological exegesis and the interpretation of metaphors in Old Testament prophecy
Summary The Reformation of Prophecy illuminates the significant shifts in the Protestant reformers' engagement with the prophet and biblical prophecy-shifts from advancing the priesthood of all believers to strengthening Protestant clerical identity and authority to operating as a site of polemical-confessional exchange concerning right interpretations of Scripture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bible -- Prophecies -- History
Bible. Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History
Bible. Prophets.
Prophecy -- Christianity -- History of doctrines
Protestant churches -- Doctrines
BIBLES -- General.
Prophecy -- Christianity -- History of doctrines.
Protestant churches -- Doctrines.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- General.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- Handbooks.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018022219
ISBN 0190866934 (electronic bk.)
0190866950 (electronic bk.)
9780190866938 (electronic bk.)
9780190866952 (electronic bk.)